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"assemble" in British English

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assembleverb

uk   /əˈsem.bəl/  us   /əˈsem.bəl/
  • assemble verb (GATHER)

C2 [I or T] to come together in a single place or bring parts together in a single group: We assembled in the meeting room after lunch. to assemble data At the staff meeting, the manager told the assembled company (= everyone there) that no one would lose their job.

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(Definition of assemble from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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assembleverb [I/T]

 us   /əˈsem·bəl/
to bring or come together in a single group or place, or to put together the parts of something: [I] When the fire alarm rings, everyone is supposed to leave the building and assemble in the schoolyard. [T] Workers were earning $20 an hour assembling cars.
(Definition of assemble from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"assemble" in Business English

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assembleverb

uk   us   /əˈsembl/
[I or T] to come together in a single place, or bring people or things together in a single group: We assembled in the meeting room for the announcement. Since she took over the department, she has assembled a talented team with a varied selection of skills. We can help you assemble all the paperwork that is necessary to make the application.
[T] PRODUCTION to make something by joining separate parts together: This is where the car engines are assembled. flatpack furniture that is easy to assemble
[I] MEETINGS if an organization assembles, it meets officially: The UNESCO International Education Conference assembled in Geneva in September.
[T] FINANCE to collect together money, for example a loan, from different people, companies, or organizations: The consortium has already assembled a loan of €400m-€500m from the banks.
(Definition of assemble from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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